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Norman County East sweeps twin bill over NY Mills boys and girls teams

NEW YORK MILLS -- The Norman County East Eagles completed a doubleheader sweep of the New York Mills Eagles as both the boys and girls teams matched up Saturday.

The Norman County East boys (8-14) won 74-38, sending NY Mills to their 13th consecutive loss and dropping the Eagles record to 1-19 on the season.

Adam Snelgrove hit five three-pointers to lead NY Mills with 15 points. Charlie Peeters scored eight.

A dozen Norman County East shooters got on the score sheet, led by Devin Anderson's 13 points.

Norman County East got up big leading 37-15 at halftime.

In the opener earlier in the day, the host Eagles lost to the Norman County East girls team (17-6) 60-22.

The loss was the second in two days for the NY Mills' girls. Friday, Menahga handed the Eagles their seventh consecutive loss 79-32.

The loss concludes Park Region Conference play for the Eagles. The girls team finished 2-10 in the PRC and are 2-20 overall. They will host Waubun and travel to Ashby to conclude regular season play.

The boys team will host Rothsay and Menahga this week, before winding their regular season down on the road at Underwood and Parkers Prairie.

Robert Williams

Sports Editor at the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Williams worked prior as the Sports Editor in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 

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